Friday, January 6, 2012

Home Made Finger Paints Recipe

 Home Made Finger Paints Recipe are as stated above.. it is pretty simple to make it your own..

1/2 cup corn flour 
1/2 tbs salt
3 tbs sugar 
2 cups of water 
food colouring 

  1. put all ingredients into saucepan 
  2. put it over the stove and hit/cook until thicken 
  3. constantly stiring it until thicken and color become like transparent (earlier is white color) 
  4. off the fire and let it to be cold down 
  5. divide the portion evenly for the color u want to do 
  6. put it in a bowl and add in food colouring  to your desire color
  7. scope and put into the glass bottle

  1. When can my little one play finger painting? - when your LO can sit up on his own. 
  2. Why need to be home made? - 1st is cheap, 2nd is safe.. which is edible (but it doesn't meant to be eaten but just in case) 
  3. How do you store them? just at a cold place will do.. 
  4. How long can it last? this I am not sure as normally do when want to play or the day before. 

 the food colouring i bought.. 
 corn flour.. and i use the rice cup :)
 put everything in.. 
 cook and stir.. it become transparent like this - this is still hot.. 
 the consistency like this.. slowly dropping down..
 after cold down then it is like glue and not waterly
 put in a bowl and add in color and mix well.. 
dang dang.. this is the finger paint colours..


Jessie said...

Hi Yvonne, thanks for sharing the recipes, however why does it need sugar and salt? any reason for this? thanks

Christine said...

Hi Yvonne, I have been reading your blog for a while and my son is 19months. Some of the sharing is very useful. Thanks.

Ashley Two Fish said...

oh cool! i've been looking for an edible recipe so my Kaylene can play too!


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